Caryota urens is a species of flowering plant in the palm family, native to Sri Lanka, India, Myanmar and Malaysia. It is also known by their name as solitary fishtail palm, kitul palm, toddy palm, wine palm, sago palm and jaggery palm.
Common name: Jaggery Palm
Bloom time: mid summer
Height: 3 m (9.8 ft)
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
When these palms grow to reach 20 , they start producing flowers at the top of the trunk with subsequent flowers produced lower and lower on the trunk. When the lowest flower blooms, the tree dies.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil: well-drained soil
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
Before you get started, dust your grill grates with oil or cooking spray to keep food from sticking.
Be sure to let the grates come to temperature before you begin cooking.
Apply a high-potassium liquid fertilizer every 2 weeks from early spring
This species is called kithul in Sri Lanka. It is the source of kithul treacle, a liquid jaggery.
Ornamental use:it is used as an ornamental tree, and planted in gardens and parks in tropical and sub-tropical climates. And can also be used as an interior and houseplant when smaller.
- Material:Other, Color:White
- Package Contents:1 Set of Indoor Live Plants – Trees
- 10 Seeds of Caryota Urens, Fish Tail, Toddy or Wine Palm Tree for Growing;Seed Pre-Treatment : Soak Seeds for 24 hours before germinate;Ornamental/Venue Tree seeds;Fast Growing, Landscaping